The Integrated Media Department at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA invites applications for a 100% FTE, fixed-term lecturer position beginning in the spring 2024 semester. This position is only for one semester and is not up for renewal. Our department seeks individuals with professional experience and teaching experience in the field of public relations. Expectations include teaching undergraduate courses in the public relations major, such as Public Relations Principles, Writing for Public Relations, PR Speech Writing and Delivery, and other courses depending on the department's needs.
We look forward to collaborating with a colleague who has strong pedagogical abilities, with particular sensitivity to inclusive, equity-minded teaching practices and who has demonstrated experience or interest in teaching and mentoring undergraduate students from a variety of backgrounds and identities, including those historically marginalized in the academy.
Consistent with the mission values of the University, the department strives to serve its community and the world through education, scholarship, artistic expression and professional and community engagement. The department welcomes candidates eager to contribute to the College's goal of inclusive excellence in teaching and to pursue scholarly interest in an environment that values and practices cura personalis for all community members.
At Gonzaga we don’t just state our mission. We live it every day as a Catholic, Jesuit, and humanistic University. It is the reason we exist and the foundation for our purpose: educating students for lives of leadership and service. From students to faculty and staff members, everyone here knows what we stand for – and they know how valuable our mission is to the success of our institution. Our competitive benefit packages are part of Gonzaga’s commitment to care for the whole person. Packages include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement, tuition benefits, and other University-provided benefits. We also provide numerous resources which help bring balance to the complexities of work and personal life through our work/life and wellness programs.